Home With Cecile


October at Cécile's




   Blue Ridge Mountains Sunset                                                                                                            Cécile Brion © 2014



     Felted bags - Wooliette Collection

     Art and Crafts


Lodging for the appreciative guests on a budget

Zimmer - Chambre - Chambre d'hôte - Tourist House - B&B - Agritourism - Agriturismo - Ecotourism - Slow Food

5 minutes from Burnsville, NC, galleries and craft shops

20 minutes from Penland School of Art

35 minutes from Asheville

5 minutes from the head of the Mt. Celo - Mt. Mitchell trail (through the Blacks)

5 minutes from a trout fishing stream

5 minutes from supermarket


In an artist's beautiful home decorated with antiques and crafts




One bedroom with queen size bed

Private bathroom and window A/C

$55 /night single occupancy - $75/night double occupancy

$30-$40/night for extended stay (over a week) *

European atmosphere

Hostess is Belgian and speaks French and English

Apple TV/DVD

Cell phone reception (depends on your provider)

WIFI (password protected)

Morning hot beverage complimentary for short stay guests

Access to well equipped kitchen and laundry facilities

Roommate arrangement available

$350 Base monthly amount plus share of utilities, maintenance and costs; and participation to chores.


A-frame cottage / Efficiency studio Sleep 2-4

A step above camping

Cottage might become available in July 2014

Minimum 5 nights stay during the Winter

The cottage is winterized November-April but can be made available with a week notice.

$75/ night for 2 - $85 / night for 4 * - $50 Cleaning Fee

2 night-minimum May-October

one week minimum November - April

Families Welcome

Please inquire on rates for weekly ($300), monthly ($475) or longer stay

Weekly maid service available ($50 per visit)

Mezzanine with queen size bed (accessible through pull down stairs)

Queen size futon in living room

Bathroom with shower

Wood stove and electric heat

Ceiling fan and window AC

Cell phone reception (depends on your provider)

WIFI (password protected) - short stay only

Equipped kitchen (towels provided)

View on garden

Wrap around porch with outdoor furniture

Safe space underneath for bikes, strollers, kayaks,...

Bring your own linens or rent them:

$10 per bed (1 bottom and 1 fitted sheet and 2 pillowcases)

$4 per set of towels (1 bath towel, 1 hand towel, 1 face cloth)

4 pillows, 3 wool blankets and 2 cotton bedspreads are provided

Inflatable 1 person mattress and electric pump can be rented for $5 per day




No meals included - Organic vegetables and homemade jams and jellies available in season

Unhosted gourmet breakfast and /or dinner can be catered at extra cost

With advance notice

Join us for breakfast or dinner


The Yancey County Farmers' Market takes place in Burnsville

on Saturday morning April-October 8 a.m.-noon


*Cash or checks only during stay

(travelers' checks are welcome as well)

Paypal accepted for deposit (small fee)


House and cottage: No smoking inside - No pets inside

The house and A-frame have been completely renovated in 2005.

New floor in 2011 - New roof in 2012

We are located on one acre

5 minutes from the center of Burnsville, North Carolina

Cell (828) 273-8393

House (828) 682-9290

Inquiries by email

Please leave message or send an e-mail, we will call you back within 24 hours

LAST UPDATED October 2014

Felted bags - Wooliette Collection

Art and Crafts


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